Prof. Dr. WANG Youjun

Portrait photography of Professor Wang Youjun

Wang Youjun 王幼军 is Full Professor at the Shanghai Normal University 上海师范大学, College of Philosophy, Law & Political Science 哲学与法政学院. She has conducted research and published extensively on the history of probability and statistics since the early modern period, mainly in a transcultural perspective.


Visiting Senior Fellow (July – September 2023)

Institute for Near Eastern and East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Chair for Sinology with a focus on the Intellectual and Cultural History of China (Alexander von Humboldt-Professor)

Room 00.315
Hartmannstraße 14, D3
91052 Erlangen



Authored Books

  • 王幼军: 拉普拉斯概率理论的历史研究.
    Shanghai: 上海交通大学出版社, 2007.
  • 王幼军: 拉普拉斯的概率哲學闡釋.
    Shanghai: 上海交通大学出版社, 2017.

Edited Volumes

  • Bréard A.Wang Y. 王幼军Hu X. 胡小波 (eds.):
    Peking 北京: 2020
    (中华生物医学统计大辞典 (Chinese Dictionaries of Biology, Medicine, and Statistics))
    ISBN: 9787503794322

Journal Articles